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St James Quarter Car Park

Looking for car parking in Edinburgh’s East End? St James Quarter car park has 1,600 spaces available over 3 levels. We’re just a few minutes’ walk from Edinburgh Playhouse and Princes Street, with overnight and all-day parking available.

How get to St James Quarter car park

We have two handy entrances and exits – just click either postcode below to find us!

  • Via St James Place: EH1 3BP
  • Via Leith Street: EH1 3AS

Maximum Vehicle Height: 2.1m"

Please note that despite the ongoing tram work on Picardy Place, both of our Car Park entrances and exits on Leith Street and St James Place are operating as normal and can be accessed for your convenience.

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Opening hours

Our car park is open 24 hours


  • 1,600 parking bays over 3 levels
  • 70 disabled parking spaces
  • 45 electric car charging points
  • Valet parking

Car Park Rates

Limited Time Offer: £5 overnight tariff (5:30pm - 8:30am)

1 hour - £3.90
2 hours - £6.90
3 hours - £9.90
4 hours - £14.00
5 hours - £17.00
6 hours - £20.00
7 hours - £23.00
8 -24 hours - £26.00

Can I charge my electric car at St James Quarter car park?

Looking for somewhere to charge your electric car in Edinburgh? Look no further! Thanks to PodPoint, we have 45 EV charging points in St James Quarter car park – the most charging bays in one place in the whole of Scotland.

PodPoint’s handy app allows you to check for charger availability ahead of your visit and pay for charging. These costs are separate to parking and are charged at £0.75 per kWh during the day (8:30am until 17:30pm) and £0.45 per kWh in the evening (from 17:30pm until 8.30am)

Valet Parking

Make your trip to St James Quarter seamless from start to finish with our valet parking service. We are dedicated to making this service useful for all of our guests by offering quick and easy pick up and drop off. The valet parking service is situated on St James Place (off York Place opposite the bus station) and will operate during The Quarter's retail hours (Monday to Saturday 9:00am - 8:00pm; Sunday 10:00am-6:00pm) for a fee of £25.